The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 90 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 18 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.47% 4.84% 3.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.27% 11.19% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 26
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
422 295 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 34.39% 43.26% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 365 269 310
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Brighton region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Brighton

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005.

1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (93.02%) C#
3 37 (86.05%) .NET
4 35 (81.40%) ASP.NET
4 35 (81.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (72.09%) TDD
7 22 (51.16%) HTML
7 22 (51.16%) Visual Studio
8 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
9 18 (41.86%) Web Services
9 18 (41.86%) XML
10 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
11 13 (30.23%) Scrum
11 13 (30.23%) BDD
12 8 (18.60%) MVC
12 8 (18.60%) Finance
13 7 (16.28%) jQuery
13 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (13.95%) SQL
14 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
14 6 (13.95%) WinForms
15 5 (11.63%) VB
15 5 (11.63%) Degree
16 4 (9.30%) CSS
16 4 (9.30%) Windows
16 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2000
16 4 (9.30%) VB6
16 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
16 4 (9.30%) Automation Testing

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) IIS
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (81.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.65%) Data Mart
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.65%) DTS
6 1 (2.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 22 (51.16%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (97.67%) Developer
2 31 (72.09%) C# Developer
3 28 (65.12%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (37.21%) .NET Developer
5 15 (34.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (32.56%) Agile C# Developer
7 10 (23.26%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (23.26%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (23.26%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Graduate
8 3 (6.98%) Junior
8 3 (6.98%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 2 (4.65%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
9 2 (4.65%) ETL Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Applications Architect
10 1 (2.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (86.05%) .NET
2 35 (81.40%) ASP.NET
3 22 (51.16%) HTML
4 18 (41.86%) Web Services
4 18 (41.86%) XML
5 7 (16.28%) jQuery
5 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (13.95%) WinForms
7 4 (9.30%) CSS
8 3 (6.98%) Ajax
8 3 (6.98%) WCF
9 2 (4.65%) XHTML
9 2 (4.65%) SubSonic
9 2 (4.65%) HTML5
9 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 1 (2.33%) CSS3
10 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.33%) WSDL
10 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (72.09%) TDD
3 13 (30.23%) BDD
3 13 (30.23%) Scrum
4 8 (18.60%) MVC
5 4 (9.30%) Automation Testing
5 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.98%) OOP
6 3 (6.98%) OO
7 2 (4.65%) Web Design
7 2 (4.65%) ETL
7 2 (4.65%) Project Management
8 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.33%) SOA
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Web Development
8 1 (2.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 40 (93.02%) C#
2 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.95%) SQL
3 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
4 5 (11.63%) VB
5 4 (9.30%) VB6
6 3 (6.98%) PHP
7 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.33%) VBA
8 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.33%) Sybase